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Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business

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Marc Cussatt

Marc A Cussatt

Assistant Professor

Office: 430H, Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business


 Educational Background

    Ph.D. Accounting
    University of Colorado 2014

    BSBA Accounting
    Bucknell University 2006

Courses Taught

  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Advanced Data Analytics


Marc Cussatt joined the Clemson School of Accountancy Faculty in 2020. Previously he served as an Assistant Professor of Accounting at Washington State University from 2014-2020. Prior to joining academia, Marc worked for PriceWaterhouseCoopers in the New York City office.

Research Publications

  • Published Articles
  • Chen, Z., M. Cussatt, K. Gunny. 2020. When are Outside Directors More Effective Monitors? - Evidence from Real Activities Manipulation. Journal of Accounting, Auditing & Finance 35(1): 26-52.
  • Cussatt, M., T. Pollard, and M. Stone. 2019. The Usefulness of Accounting Information Resulting from Standard-Setting Compromises: The Pension Accounting Case. Accounting Horizons 33(4): 145-165.
  • Black, J., Z. Chen, and M. Cussatt. 2018. The Association between SFAS No. 157 Fair Value Hierarchy Information and Conditional Accounting Conservatism. The Accounting Review 93(5): 119-144.
  • Cussatt, M., L. Huang, and T. Pollard. 2018. Accounting Quality under U.S. GAAP vs. IFRS: The Case of Germany. Journal of International Accounting Research 17(3): 21-41.
  • Published Discussions
  • Cussatt, M., and F. Selto. 2013. Discussion of “Corporate Governance Reform and Executive Incentives: Implications for Investments and Risk Taking.” Contemporary Accounting Research 30(4): 1333-1343.
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Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business
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